Environmental engineer and 1980 U of I graduate Margrit von Braun works in the in the areas of hazardous waste management and risk assessment. She grew up in Huntsville, AL, “Rocket City,” with a first-hand view of the Apollo Moon program.
Von Braun will speak during the EXPO in-person event 12:30-1:15 p.m. PDT April 30 in Memorial Gym. Her speech is open to the public and will be livestreamed at uidaho.edu/live and facebook.com/uidahoengr.
In 1984, von Braun and her husband, Ian von Lindern, founded an environmental engineering company focused on remediation of hazardous waste sites, particularly in mining districts.